8 Things To Do Near Toronto This Summer If You Love The Sun But Not The Sweat
Some less-sticky summer inspo.
There's no need to break a sweat in order to enjoy some sunshine this summer! These activities around Toronto let you spend time outdoors without getting sticky.
Relaxing floats on the water, winery tours, and more await, and you won't even need an hour-long shower after.
Float Your Worries Away
Price: $34.95 per person
When: Until October 10, 2021
Address: 115 Grand River St. N., Paris, ON
Why You Need To Go: The new lazy river experience at Bingemans will take you on a tranquil float down the Grand River, and you don't even need to lift a paddle.
Fly Over The Falls
Price: $69.99 per person
Address: 5920 Niagara Pkwy., Niagara Falls, ON
Why You Need To Go: The WildPlay zipline will take you soaring through the air, and you'll get incredible views of Niagara Falls. All you need to do is sit back and enjoy the scenery, although you may break a sweat if you're afraid of heights.
Spend The Day By The Water
Price: $9.29 per adult
Address: 319 Wellington County Rd. 18, Elora, ON
Why You Need To Go: Towering limestone cliffs, crystal water, and sandy shores await at the Elora Quarry, and you can relax in the sun all day. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Wander Along A Sunflower-Shaped Trail
Price: $15 per adult
When: Opening July 30, 2021
Address: Hwy. 48 & Sideroad 17, Beaverton, ON
Why You Need To Go: You can take a leisurely stroll along a flower-shaped trail at the Sunflower Farm this season. Don't forget to pre-book your ticket online.
Sip High Tea By The Water
Price: $21 per person
Address: 116 Gordon St., Guelph, ON
Why You Need To Go: Spend the afternoon like you're in London by indulging in some fancy high tea at The Boathouse. The patio overlooks a river, so you can enjoy some scenic views as you sip.
Set Sail On A Historic Steamship
Price: $35.90+ per adult
Address: 185 Cherokee Lane, Gravenhurst, ON
Why You Need To Go: The Muskoka Steamships scenic cruise will take you past a famous lighthouse and gorgeous lake views.
Get Lost In Lavender
Price: $20 per adult
When: Until August 30, 2021
Address: 2501 25 Side Rd., Campbellville, ON
Why You Need To Go: Terre Bleu is a stunning place to explore in the summer, and you can get lost in purple fields, snap a photo by the iconic yellow door, and sip a mocktail. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Go On A Boozy Tour
Price: $300 per group of up to 10
When: Opens July 16, 2021
Address: 1249 Niagara Stone Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
Why You Need To Go: The Trius Tour will take you through an Instagrammable paradise, and you can enjoy some bubbly on the elevated vineyard patio afterwards.
Before you get going, check out our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.
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